Financial Exploitation of the Elderly
Witnesses testified about various schemes aimed at the financial exploitation of the elderly and proposals to elevate such crimes to the… read more
Witnesses testified about various schemes aimed at the financial exploitation of the elderly and proposals to elevate such crimes to the level of domestic violence or child abuse. They also talked about programs to educate citizens about several forms of senior abuse perpetrated by criminal groups, caregivers, home repairmen and family members. close
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- Gingerich, Gertrude Victim
- Graham, Brad Detective
- Reyes, Chayo Detective (Retired)
- White, Justin Ray Prison Inmate
- Breaux, John U.S. Senator [D] Louisiana
Financial Crimes and the Elderly
Senator Breaux was joined by several senior citizens as he spoke to reporters about a hearing on abuse of the…
Abuse in Nursing Homes
Witnesses testified about physical and mental abuses of elderly residents in nursing homes.
Physical Fitness and Aging
Witnesses testified about the role of exercise and nutrition in maintaining good health for the elderly.
Witnesses testified about life expectancy and the impact that prolonged life expectancy would have on social programs…